* Headlines for July 22, 2008 * Who's Paying for the Conventions? Corporate Sponsors Pour Millions into Party Coffers * Obama Adviser Cass Sunstein Debates Glenn Greenwald on FISA Vote, Executive Power and Prosecuting White House Officials for War Crimes * Nudge: Cass Sunstein on Improving Decisions About Health, Wealth, and Happiness ( 1 reviews ) Source: Television broadcast
In You And Your Family, I couldn't decide, in the first vignette, to choose option 1, 2. or 3. So I decided to combine all three! ( 2 reviews ) Topics: choices, teen harlots, jezebels, monkeys, hard core porn, pretzels
A 1970 ABC Television Network "fall preview" special. This was shown to get viewers excited for the upcoming fall schedule. The shows promoted obviously cannot be uploaded here, so this promo-special is the next best thing. ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Classic TV, Television, 1970s, 1970's, 70s, 70's, Seventies, Retro, Vintage, Nostalgia, ABC...
A short film by Ernö Metzner, which can be considered avantgarde cinema. The life of a man is documented for one day. His life gets out of control after he finds a coin on the street. When he tries to buy something with it, it isn't accepted because it is suspected to be counterfeit. Later he uses it to bet in a dice game, it brings him lots of luck, however it all bring the attention of two criminals who make plans to rob him. Running away from the men, he takes refuge in a prostitutes... ( 4 reviews ) Topics: German, Avantgarde, Short film, Depression, Silent
Ok, so here's our second clip from the Grateful Dead's Change Rocks show.Â This one has Bob Weir, Phil Lesh, Mickey Hart & Bill Kreutzmann talking about how to work the song Playin in the Band into their setlist. ( 4 reviews )
Presented at Globians Film Festival 2005: Venezuela Bolivariana: People and Struggle of the Fourth World War by Marcelo Andrade Arreaza examines the Bolivarian Revolution of Venezuela as connected to the world-wide movement against capitalist globalization. The film shows the evolution of the popular movement in Venezuela from the 'Caracazo' riots of 1989 to the massive actions that brought revolutionary president Hugo Chavez back to power, 48 hours after a U.S.-led military coup in 2002. The... ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Globians world and culture documentary archive, Globians Film Festival 2005, Globians, documentary,...
WOW!!! topless girls dancing (in colour). One girl gets a bit carried away thinking its a tits bouncing contest while the others dance in a more traditional 60s manner. Nice little film that you should enjoy from the late 1960s. Music by Lord Rockinghams 11, featuring Red Price (sax) and Cherry Wainer (electric organ) a big UK hit from 1958. AC3 audio codecs may be required. ( 8 reviews ) Topic: Stripper - Strippers - Stag - Burlesque
In 1916 the Biograph film company signed black comedian Bert Williams to write, produce, direct and star in two comedies. Williams created "A Natural Born Gambler" and "Fish." While hardly a breakthrough in shattering racial stereotypes (Williams was required by the studio to wear "darkie" makeup), a black production with a black cast was unprecedented. The response was tepid and Williams did not appear in any movies after Fish. Gambler borrows from Williams'... ( 6 reviews ) Topics: silent, comedy, slapstick, black history
01.Slip Jig 02.Schwa 03.Restless Mind 04.Change 05.Timber 06.Music Man 07.Sun Goes Down 08.Don't Change horses 09.Backwoods Rose 10.Utopia 11.Sister Sugar 12.Time> 13.Find out> 14. El bandito 15.You'll Never Find 16.Deal With it 17.Me? 18.Hidden Away 19.Green Eyed Lady ( 5 reviews ) Source: sbd>ic
Some surviving fragments of the world's first feature length narrative film. Heavily decomposed What the posters said: "A thrilling moving picture from start to finish" "The Most Sensational, The Most Thrilling and Interesting LIVING PICTURES EVER TAKEN." Written and Directed by Charles Tait 1868-1933 Released: December 1906 (Australia) January 1908 (Britain) 1910 (USA) Special contents of this edition copyright 2009 Shane I Sullivan. Permission to use these items is granted... ( 7 reviews ) Topics: Australia, Bushrangers, Ned Kelly, Silent Film, Early Features, Lost Films, Fragments
Television commercials for Winston cigarettes ("Winston Tastes Good Like a Cigarette Should") with characters from the Flintstones and sponsorship of television program. ( 8 reviews ) Topics: tobacco, cigarette, television, advertising
Hilarious romantic comedy starring Cary Grant and Rosalind Russell. Russell is rough and tumble reporter looking to get out of the news racket by marrying and becoming a house wife after her divorce from newspaper publisher Grant. Just when she is about to leave town with her husband-to-be the still lovesick Grant drafts her to cover one final breaking news sensation. Along with plenty of laughs and fast paced dialog this film provides a witty and cynical look at news business. There is a... ( 26 reviews ) Topics: romance, comedy
In its time, "The Birth of a Nation" was a masterpiece. Its racist undertones and revisionism are quite disturbing, but it is still worth watching for its historical influence. IMDb entry: http://imdb.com/title/tt0004972/ ( 26 reviews ) Topics: D.W. Griffith, The Clansman, Silent, pdmovies
Sita is a goddess separated from her beloved Lord and husband Rama. Nina is an animator whose husband moves to India, then dumps her by email. Three hilarious shadow puppets narrate both ancient tragedy and modern comedy in this beautifully animated interpretation of the Indian epic Ramayana. Set to the 1920's jazz vocals of Annette Hanshaw, Sita Sings the Blues earns its tagline as "the Greatest Break-Up Story Ever Told." ( 55 reviews )